A new generation of Canadian ships.

A new legacy of shipbuilding.

The National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) is transforming Canada’s naval fleet. In 2011, Irving Shipbuilding’s win was the most important piece of Nova Scotia’s shipbuilding legacy in over a century.

built to build

This 30-year process will have hundreds of milestones and moments to celebrate. Everything from opportunities for shipbuilding trades and suppliers, to new research and innovations through the program’s community and industry commitments.

There’s a lot happening today, and a lot more to come.

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are you a shipbuilder?

It takes many strong, dedicated people to build a ship. We’re proud of every person and partnership at Irving Shipbuilding. We’re working to build Canada’s navy, and are always looking for the best people to join our team.